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USFSP Professor to Present at Oxford University

LaFollette-and-IEEUSFSP Philosophy professor Hugh LaFollette, Ph.D. will present his paper, “My Conscience May Be My Guide, but You May not Have to Honor It,” on Nov. 24 at the Conscience And Conscientious Objection In Healthcare Conference at Oxford University. He was also invited to give a lecture, “The Greatest Vice?”, to the Moral Philosophy Seminar at Oxford on Nov. 23. These invitations to speak at an esteemed university highlight Dr. LaFollette’s contributions to the study of philosophy as the Marie and Leslie E. Cole Chair in Ethics at USFSP.

Professor’s Research Focuses on Girls with Intellectual Disabilities

Nearly one-third of girls who are exploited in sex trafficking in Tampa and Miami have intellectual disabilities, according to Joan Reid, Ph.D, assistant professor of Criminology. Reid was invited to speak at the Legislative & Special Initiatives Committee of the Florida Statewide Council on Human Trafficking. Read More